Medications for diabetes (Antidiabetes drugs) interacts with BLACK MULBERRY
Black mulberry leaves might lower blood sugar. Diabetes medications are also used to lower blood sugar. Taking black mulberry leaves along with diabetes medications might cause your blood sugar to go too low. Monitor your blood sugar closely. The dose of your diabetes medication might need to be changed. Some medications used for diabetes include glimepiride (Amaryl), glyburide (DiaBeta, Glynase PresTab, Micronase), insulin, pioglitazone (Actos), rosiglitazone (Avandia), chlorpropamide (Diabinese), glipizide (Glucotrol), tolbutamide (Orinase), and others.
Medications changed by the liver (Cytochrome P450 3A4 (CYP3A4) substrates) interacts with BLACK MULBERRY
Some medications are changed and broken down by the liver. Black mulberry might slow down how quickly the liver breaks down some medications. Taking black mulberry along with some medications that are broken down by the liver might increase the effects and side effects of these medications. Before taking black mulberry, talk to your healthcare provider if you are taking any medications that are changed by the liver. Medications that might be affected include lovastatin (Mevacor), ketoconazole (Nizoral), itraconazole (Sporanox), fexofenadine (Allegra), triazolam (Halcion), and numerous others.